AI: Background, History and Future Opportunities
There has been a lot hype and misinformation about AI in the media recently. Many of these predictions will not happen. Robots will not take over the world. In this talk, we will review tools, techniques and advances in AI over the past half century and explore what might be next. We will present two types of Intelligent Assistants, namely, Cognition Amplifiers that will enable us to do many daily tasks faster and with less effort and Guardian Angels that will provide us with superhuman capabilities, to do tasks previously impossible for humans. We will present a possible Architecture of Intelligent Agents and the creation of Intelligent Agent market place.